Operations - Securities Division Operations - Derivatives Settlements - Associate - Salt Lake City

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

OPERATIONSOperations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

YOUR IMPACT

Derivative Settlements is seeking a professional with strong communication skills and the ability to work in a fast paced environment, managing all cash flows and associated risks related to derivative transactions across our America's client base.

OUR IMPACT

Derivative Settlements is a high-value risk and client facing team in Operations that across multiple asset classes, ensures the economics of our derivative transactions and the delivery of any cash flow exposures are appropriately risk managed. The FX Team is primarily responsible for settling trades for the FX trading business.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Operational risk management of the firm's cash flows related to trading activities. Settlement functions include support of trading/sales, regular client interactions, settlement execution and approval, resolving balance breaks and settlement fails, and managing the accuracy of the firm's books and records
  • Partnering with Sales, Trading and Credit Risk Management teams to establish sufficient controls to ensure the settlement risk with counterparts is managed effectively
  • Liaising with Legal, Compliance and Operations team to ensure full compliance with the financial regulatory reforms such as the Dodd-Frank act
  • Building and implementing Firm polices for governing the settlement process to strengthen fraud prevention controls globally.
  • Develop procedures and assist with building systems and controls to onboard with industry initiatives
  • Develop business plans to translate Firm and Operations strategies into teams objectives and share progress and achievements with senior management

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • Bachelor's degree (U.S. or equivalent) in Management, Economics, Finance, Business Administration, Accounting or a related discipline
  • Quantitative and analytical skills with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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